BA/BS in life sciences, engineering, or related
- 10-15+ years of relevant pharmaceutical industry experience in
Exp in an R&D environm
25th June, 2019
Program Management Responsibilities • Ability to manage programs consisting of several R&D projects or large R&D projects consisting of several work streams • Ability to define scope, integrated schedule, program level risks • Ability to structure work streams and align them to a single scope and objective • Manage the full program and project life cycle from initiation to closure using the Agile or SDLC methodology • Ability to coordinate interdependencies between projects under the program and manage risks and issues at a program level; know what and when to escalate and when to mitigate • Ability to coordinate bi-directional communication between the project team and the Sponsor/Steering committee; Facilitate and manage program level meetings • Handle multiple priorities in a fast paced ambiguous environment • Collaborate, influence and negotiate to effectively operate in a matrixed organization; Ability to influence and manage both upwards and downwards • Communicate effectively with steering committees consisting of senior executives • Political savvy, able to navigate conflict and ambiguity through experience and a proactive approach to problem solving Required Skills • BA/BS in life sciences, engineering, or related degree • 10-15+ years of relevant pharmaceutical industry experience in program/project management or equivalent role • PMP or PgMP certified • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Self-starter, highly motivated individual with good learning agility • Strong facilitation skills • Hands-on experience with MS Project, Portfolio Management tools like Clarity, Primavera, MS Office tools, Visio, SharePoint etc.